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Operetta Pillow Concert in Plovdiv


April 22th | 11a.m. and 5p.m.
History Museum
1, Saedinenie Square



The Pillow Concerts will visit the warm and enthusiastic Plovdiv audience for the fourth time. After the autumn brass concert’s success, this time our admirers will hear a truly exciting operetta programme. The brilliant soloists Doroteya Doroteeva and Alexander Mutafchiiski are incontestable audience’s favorites, and their performances cause passionate emotions and leave unforgettable memories. The two masters of the melody will soar voices in virtuoso operetta arias and duets under pianist Veneta Neynska’s accompaniment. The most popular and famed pieces by Emmerich Kalman, Franz Lehar and Leonard Bernstein will introduce the young music lovers in this fairy-tale musical genre.

Tickets for the concert are offered online with a discount, as well as at the door provided there are still free seats left. An hour before each Operetta Pillow Concert starts the traditional free of charge Pillow Workshop when children can make their own souvenir to take home after the concert. At the same time, the Regional History Museum’s foyer will host a variety of the Pillow Concerts’ partners’ displays with intriguing offers for the audience. The participating companies are Helen Doron – Plovdiv, Gaillot Chocolate, as well as Queisser Pharma.

The Operetta Pillow Concerts are kindly supported by the Plovdiv Municipality, Central District, as well as by Kalinel, FunBook, Detski Dnevnik, and Dario Radio.


Online tickets:
An adult with a child – 20.00лв.
An adult with two children – 25.00лв.
Family ticket – (two parents from the same family and their up to five children) – 30.00 лв.

Tickets at the door:
An adult with a child – BGN 25.00
An adult with two children – BGN 30.00
Family ticket – (two parents from the same family and their up to five children) – BGN 35.00


The Performers:

Doroteya Doroteeva – soprano
Aleksander Mutafchiiski – baritone
Veneta Neynska – piano

Musical Programme

Franz Lehár
Juliette and Brissard’s duet from Der Graf von Luxemburg

Harold Arlen
Dorothy’s song from the musical The Wizard of Oz

Emmerich Kálmán
Sári and Gaston’s duet from The Gypsy Violinist
Boni’s song from The Gipsy Princess
Maritza and Zsupán’s duet from Countess Maritza
Jutta and Elly’s duet from The Little Dutch Maid

Jerry Bock
Tevye’s song from Fiddler on the Roof

Leonard Bernstein
I Feel Pretty from West Side Story

Franz Lehár
Bella and Pimpinelli’s duet from Paganini

Dimitar Valchev
Stanka and Pesho’s duet from Time for love

Emmerich Kálmán
Stasi and Boni‘s duet from The Gipsy Princess